September 19, 2022 14:00 - 18:00
THE COLOSS SURVIVORS TF *CITY WALK 2022*
The COLOSS Survivors’ Task Force is organizing a City Walk to visit some of the free-living honey bee colonies that are populating the urban areas of Belgrade. Jovana Bila Dubaić, who recently described this unprecedented urban density of free-living colonies, will be our guide!
*In case of bad weather this event may be postponed at the conference conclusion, on the 23.09. 2022.
September 19, 2022 19:30 - 22:00
September 21, 2022 15:00 - 22:00
Visiting the “Naš med” (Our honey) factory of the Association of Beekeeping Organizations of Serbia.
Visiting Topola a town and municipality located in the Šumadija District of central Serbia.
September 22, 2022 20:00 - 24:00
BANQUET on the Boat (Sava river)
September 19, 2022 Monday, 15:00 - 18:00
September 20, 2022 Tuesday, 18:00 - 19:30
September 20, 2022 Tuesday, 20:30 - 24:00
September 23, 2022 Friday, 10:30 - 17:30
September 23 - 25, 2022 Friday - Sunday
Drvengrad – Kustendorf: A real dream of famous art director Emir Kusturica
Drvengrad is the ethnic village situated at the crossroads of Tara and Zlatibor. It was founded and built on a hill called Mecavnik the design of a film director Emir Kusturica for the film "Life is a Miracle.” From the entrance gate is the main street that bears the name of Ivo Andric, and beside it a street named Ernesto Che Guevara, Diego Maradona, Miodrag Petrovic Ckalja, Fellini and Bergman. A Street bears the name of the Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. In the village there is a small wooden Orthodox church with a wooden tower. In the central part of the village square is paved with wood lot and cut wood sills and surrounded by cottages.
Višegrad: The historical bridge and Nobel Prize winner
Višegrad is located at the the far east of the Republic of Srpska, which is a part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since the Middle Ages Višegrad was important spot as a locality where the river Drina is crossed on the way to Dubrovnik-Sarajevo-Niš-Istanbul and a route for many traders coming from Dubrovnik. Višegrad was always an important link between Serbia and Bosnia.
The bridge on the Drina is a heritage of the great vizier Mehmed pasa Sokolovic. The bridge was built in the period from 1571 to 1577 by at that time the most famous Turkish architect Kodža Mimar Sinan. The bridge consists of 11 arches with mild ascend towards the middle section and the exit dock on the left coast.There is extension at the sixth pillar on both sides. On one side is a sofa, put in the middle of the bridge foreseen to be used for resting for passengers, across of which the stone portal is placed. Stone portals have two plates made of white marble with the lyrics of the writer called Nihadija in Arabic alphabet, that speak about the constructor and the year of construction. In 2007. Bridge entered UNESCO world heritage list as a bridge with a big cultural impact, and also as a best representative of a classical ottoman style in bridge making.
Andrićtown is a tourist, cultural, administrative and educational complex. It is situated on a peninsula between the rivers Drina and Rzav in Visegrad. Andrictown is a project of a famous film director Emir Kusturica, the stone town inspired by the literary works and characters of Nobel Prize winner Ivo Andric. It’s architecture is a mix of different eras and styles that passed throughout Visegrad history: the Byzantine style, the Ottoman period, the Renaissance and Classicism.
Drina river canyon and Perucac Lake
After embarkation on boat in Visegrad from where Drina Lake begins, 54 km long, with a magnificent canyon that stretches all the way to Visegrad. As you continue down the Drina River you will be delighted seeing that everything is close; you can just lower your hand to feel the freezing water below you and enjoy in the view of the rocky shores and dark forests. The sky can be seen high between the grey rocks of the canyon as a narrow pale blue stripe, often speckled with whole flock of eagles that tirelessly circle in the sun.